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Churiyamai is a village development committee in Makwanpur District in the Narayani Zone of southern Nepal. At the time of the 1991 Nepal census it had a population of 10,405 people living in 1843 individual households.[1] There is Churiyamai Secondary School in Ward no. 9. This VDC has Churiyamai Temple, goddess of Churiyamai. The drivers worship this Goddess heartily. The name of the VDC and School is called Churiya hill. Churiya hill is a range of hills across the whole of Nepal. This VDC has 12 schools and mostly 90 percent people from ethnic groups live in this VDC.


Churiyamai is located in Nepal
Location in Nepal
Coordinates: 27°22′N 85°02′E / 27.37°N 85.03°E / 27.37; 85.03Coordinates: 27°22′N 85°02′E / 27.37°N 85.03°E / 27.37; 85.03
Country   Nepal
ZoneNarayani Zone
DistrictMakwanpur District
 • Total10,405
Time zoneUTC+5:45 (Nepal Time)


  1. ^ "Nepal Census 2001". Nepal's Village Development Committees. Digital Himalaya. Archived from the original on 12 October 2008. Retrieved 9 December 2008.

Local leaders are planning to develop Churiyamai Temple as an important touristic destination of Nepal which lies nearby to East-west Highway.